Youth Heritage Night at New Hope Baptist Church

February 23, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer Youth at New Hope Baptist Church contributed to the church’s Sixth Annual Back in the Day Celebration of Black History, February 16. The theme, […]

Mississippi Living Legends honored in Black History tributes at New Hope Church

February 16, 2017 in News, Religion

By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer During its Sixth Annual Back in the Day Black History Month celebration, New Hope Baptist Church (5202 Watkins Drive, Jackson, MS), February 9, recognized […]

New Hope Baptist Church presents Legacy Night

February 9, 2017 in News, Religion

Honoring Notable African Americans By Janice K. Neal-Vincent Contributing Writer New Hope Baptist Church began its Sixth Annual Back in the Day Black History Month Celebration Thursday, February 2. The […]

Principal who said prayer boosted scores: license suspended

January 20, 2017 in Education, Religion

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – A former principal who said prayer had dramatically boosted test scores has lost her license for 20 years for telling teachers and other workers to correct […]

Jesus is the Reason for the Season

December 22, 2016 in Religion

Youth become a live nativity in the skit, “The Birth of Jesus” The Mississippi Link Newswire Dec. 18, youth and adults alike brought scriptures to life as they participated in […]

160 dead after church roof collapses in Nigeria

December 12, 2016 in News, Religion

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Metal girders and the roof of a crowded church collapsed onto worshippers in southern Nigeria, killing at least 160 people with the toll likely to rise, […]

Prosecutor: Killer at black church had cold, hateful heart

December 8, 2016 in News, Religion

By Bruce Smith and Jeffrey Collins Associated Press CHARLESTON, S.C. – Dylann Roof had a “cold and hateful heart” when he pulled a pistol from his fanny pack during a […]

College Hill ordains new deacons

November 23, 2016 in News, Religion

By Jackie Hampton Publisher The College Hill Baptist Church family recently celebrated its first ordination of deacons since Pastor Michael T. Williams became the spiritual leader of the century-old church […]